There is currently just the 1 ferry route running between Finland and Russia operated by 1 ferry company – St Peter Line. The Helsinki to St Petersburg ferry crossing operates weekly with a scheduled sailing duration from about 15 hours.
Whilst we’ve taken great care to ensure the information on this page is correct, as the frequency and duration of crossings on all routes can vary from time to time we’d advise that you get a live quote for current availability on this Finland Russia crossing between Helsinki and St Petersburg.
Finland is a Nordic country in northeast Europe, famous for white summer nights and countless pristine lakes.
It offers amazing landscapes year-round, with many activities to suit every season. There are excellent ski resorts, bustling cities and incredible festivals throughout the summer months. The night skies are blessed with spectacular displays of the Northern Lights, too, making it one of Europe’s most popular countries.
Finally, after a day of exploring the coniferous forests and drinking in the crisp Finnish air, why not relax in one of the nation’s estimated two million saunas?
Travelling by ferry is a popular mode of transport in Finland, as there are numerous routes operated by excellent ferry companies with luxurious vessels. The Finnish ports are good departure points for the surrounding Scandinavian nations and mainland Europe, so there’s no shortage of sailing options.
Russia is by far the largest country in the world, covering over one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area, spanning Eastern Europe and northern Asia, bordering the Arctic Ocean, between Europe and the North Pacific Ocean.
Russia’s great cities of Moscow and Saint Petersburg, the current and former capitals of the country, are the heartland of former Imperial Russia and have now become the focus for most tourists visiting Russia.